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Thursday, 13 December, 2018

7:45 Punchestown (IRE) 22 May 2017

Adare Manor Opportunity Maiden Hurdle

(5yo+) (2m4f80yds) 2m4½f Good 12 hurdles
1st €8,316 2nd €2,578.50 3rd €1,228.50 4th €553.50 5th €216


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
7 1112 67 121
b g Beneficial - Thethirstyscholars(IRE) (Be My Native)
Chased leaders, 4th before 3 out (normal 4 out), went 3rd before next and took closer order before straight where ridden in 3rd, closed under pressure into 2nd before last and left in front run-in, kept on well
5 112 55 109
b g Gold Well - Young Amelie(FR) (Garde Royale)
Chased leaders, improved into 2nd before 3 out (normal 4 out), mistake next, disputed briefly before straight until soon ridden in 2nd, no extra and dropped to 3rd before last, left 2nd run-in where slightly impeded by loose horse, kept on same pace (op 7/4 tchd 2/1)
3  69 [72½]
7 118 99 48
b g Diamond Green(FR) - Sandy Fitzgerald(IRE) (Last Tycoon)
Led briefly until soon headed and settled behind leaders, dropped towards rear from halfway and no impression trailing before 3 out (normal 4 out), some modest headway after next, kept on into remote 3rd close home (op 20/1)
4  ½ [73]
7 1011 t1 33
b m Milan - Stormy Breeze(IRE) (Glacial Storm)
Chased leaders early until took closer order almost on terms at 1st where settled in 2nd, slight mistake 4th, dropped to 3rd 3 out (normal 4 out), weakened after next (op 12/1)
5  ¾ [73¾]
5 110 t 39
b g Intikhab(USA) - Ultimate Beat(USA) (Go And Go)
Towards rear early, took closer order in 6th after halfway, ridden in moderate 5th and no impression after 2 out (normal 3 out), weakened (op 50/1)
6  8 [81¾]
5 114 33
b g Presenting - Chavi(JPN) (Carnegie)
Held up, ridden in 7th and no impression after 2 out (normal 3 out), moderate 7th approaching straight, weakened
7  56 [137¾]
6 110 t
br g Sunday Break(JPN) - Luarca (Robellino)
Waited with in rear, not fluent 2nd, no impression after halfway, never a factor (op 33/1)
7 110 t
b g Pelder(IRE) - Mazalunna(FR) (Sillery)
Held up in mid-division, not fluent in 5th 2 out (normal 3 out) and pushed along, went 4th briefly until soon eased and pulled up quickly (op 14/1)
5 114
b g Oscar(IRE) - Home At Last(IRE) (Mandalus)
On toes beforehand, held up towards rear, ridden and no impression 2 out (normal 3 out), weakened, tailed off when pulled up before last (op 25/1)
6 110 114
ch g Montmartre(FR) - Behra(IRE) (Grand Lodge)
Soon led, over 1 length clear 3 out (normal 4 out), joined briefly before straight, going best and extended advantage briefly before last where slight mistake and unseated rider with slipped saddle sideways soon after, unlucky (op 11/8 tchd 6/4)
Penultimate flight omitted on both circuits; low sun